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Table 1 Demographics of the pilot courses

From: The development of a training course for clubfoot treatment in Africa: learning points for course development

Pilot number 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Totala
City, Country Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Kigali, Rwanda London, UK (1 day) Nairobi, Kenya (1 day) Nairobi, Kenya (2 day)  
Dates of pilot trainings 23–24 September 2015 25–29 January 2016 25–29 July 2016 24–28 October 2016 2 December 2017 26 January 2017 24–25 January 2017 21 days
Type of pilot training BPC and APC BPC, APC and TTT BPC and TTT BPC and TTT APC APC APC  
Number of International experts delivering training 8 9 9 9 5 5 5 21
Countries represented by International experts Ethiopia, Norway, Netherlands, UK, Zimbabwe Australia, Ethiopia, UK, Zimbabwe Australia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, UK, Zimbabwe Australia, Canada, Cameroon, DRC, Rwanda, Switzerland, UK, Zimbabwe UK UK, Kenya, Australia UK, Kenya, Australia 13
Number of organisers for training course 4 3 3 3 2 3 3 12
Countries represented (organisers) Australia, Ethiopia, UK Ethiopia, UK Ethiopia, UK Rwanda, UK UK Kenya, Zambia Kenya, Zambia 4
Number of regional trainers 0 18 17 16 0 1 1 51
Number of countries represented (trainers) Trainers were ACT faculty 10 10 7 1 3 3 18
Names of countries represented (regional trainers)   Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe Ethiopia, Cameroon, DRC, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe Burundi, Niger, DRC, Senegal, Cameroon, Rwanda, Togo     18
Cadres of trainers: Surgeon 5 M 11 M 9 M 5 M 0 0 0 30
Physiotherapist 2F, 1 M 1F, 5 M 1F, 2 M 8 M 0 0 0 20
Medical doctor 0 0 0 1F, 1 M 0 0 0 2
Clinical officer 0 1 M 3 M 0 0 0 0 4
Nurse/other 0 1F 2 M 1 M 0 0 0 4
Number of local providers trained 20 17 18 21 12 12 13 113
Cadres of providers trained: Surgeon 3 M 3 M 0 1 M 2 M, 1F 0 0 10
Physiotherapist 1F, 7 M 1F, 3 M 1F, 9 M 3F, 9 M 2 M, 6F 1 M, 2F 2 M, 1F 48
Nurse 7F 4F, 5 M 2F, 1 M 2 M 1F 1 M 0 23
Doctor 2 M 1 M 1F, 4 M 4 M 0 0 1 M 13
Other 0 0 0 0 0 6 M, 2F 5 M, 4F 17
  1. M male, F female
  2. aSeveral trainers were involved with multiple trainings. The total is the number of individuals involved and does not count a person more than once